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Forget June 20. Summer is now upon us, as far as Hollywood’s concerned – the season of cinematic grandeur where studios whip up the biggest, loudest, most dazzling worlds to whet our visual hunger with pricey, gorgeous fun. Memorial Day has come and gone, tentpole releases litter screens far and wide, and even climate change is lending a hand, raising May temperatures and sending us straight to the air conditioned respite of the movie theater.
This year, we’ve also gotten a little sentimental with the Alamo Drafthouse, time-traveling back…